William and Kate are the new prince of the UK

Prince William and Kate will take on the titles of the Prince and Princess of Wales following the death of William's grandmother, Queen Elizabeth 

A palace official said the couple “are focused on deepening the trust and respect of the people of Wales over time.”

In conferring the new titles on his eldest son and daughter-in-law, King Charles III expressed his love and support for Prince Harry and Meghan Markle.

William named Prince of Wales - as Kate follows Diana to become Princess of Wales

It means William is following in his father's footsteps, and Kate has become the first person since Diana, Princess of Wales, to use the title which Diana held when she was married to Charles.

William and Kate have become the new Prince and Princess of Wales, King Charles has said.

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